Cara Delevingne Biography
Quick Facts Cara Delevingne
- NameCara Delevingne
- Birth NameCara Jocelyn Delevingne
- FatherCharles Hamar Delevingne
- MotherPandora Delevingne
- Working For$28 Million
- Eye ColorBlue
- Body Measurements32-24-34
- Weight in KG51 KG
- GirlfriendAnnie Clark
- EducationBedales School
- MoviesSuicide Squad, Pan
- TV ShowVal?rian and the City of a Thousand Planets
- SiblingsPoppy Delevingne, Chloe Delevingne
Cara Jocelyn Delevingne, also known as Cara Delevingne is an English actress, singer and fashion model. She is the winner of both 2012 and 2014, British Fashion Award’s Model of the Year.
Cara Delevingne was born on 12 August 1992 in Hammersmith, London, to become the daughter of Pandora Anne Delevingne and Charles Hamar Delevingne, a property developer. She grew up in Belgravia, London. Delevingne has two older sisters, Chloe and Poppy Delevingne, a model. Her godfather is Condé Nast executive Nicholas Coleridge and her godmother, Joan Collins is an actress. Sir Jocelyn Stevens, publishing executive and English Heritage chairman is her maternal grandfather and Janie Sheffield is her maternal grandmother.
She attended all-girls Francis Holland School until the age of 16. She then moved to Bedales School which is located in Hampshire.
THE MULTI-TALENT LADY
When Bruce Weber was taking editorial shot alongside model Lady Eloise Anson for Vogue Italia Delevingne first started modelling at this time she was of the age 10. After being spotted by the founder of Strom- Sarah Doukas in 2009 she signed with Strom Model Management. In 2011 in a shot on Brighton beach by Mario Testino turned out to be the starting of many shoots. With the 60-year-old photographer, she went on to partake in. At the 2011 London Fashion Week, her first catwalk appearance stepped out in the Burberry Prorsum winter/autumn collection. Alongside British models Jourdan Dunn and Edie Campbell she is currently the face of Burberry’s Beauty campaign.
She started acting at a young age of 12 when she had a minor role in Anna Karenina’s adaptation film in 2012. She has appeared in a variety of shows, including Mulberry, Jason Wu, Burberry and Dolce and Gabbana. She loves playing music and can play different instruments like drums, guitar and sings as well.
Under artist manager Simon Fuller she wrote and recorded two albums of music and she was subsequently offered a record deal. Due to the fact that her name would be changed, she turned the deal down. With British soul and jazz songwriter/singer Will Heard. In 2013 she recorded an acoustic duet cover version of Sonnentanz.
Altogether, Delevingne is nominated in 9 awards from which she was able to win 4 of it. She won the British Fashion Awards in the category Model of the Year in the year 2012 and 2014. In the year 2015, she won Elle Style Awards in the category Breakthrough Actress and CinemaCon Awards in the category Rising stars. And the Teen Choice Awards in the category Female Hottie is still pending. As one of London’s 1000 Most Influential of 2011, Delevingne was named by the Evening Standard in the category of Most Invented.
Delevingne was the most re-blogged model on Tumble and most Googled fashion figure. As the “100 makers of the 21st century,” Delevingne was included in The Sunday Times Magazine which in the list of influential British people.
Delevingne publicly announced that she is bisexual. In June 2015, she was in a relationship with American musician Annie Clark, who is famous by her stage name St. Vincent.
She is a self-described animal lover and following the high-profile killing of Cecil the lion in 2015, the actress auctioned her personal TAG Heuer watch, raising £18,600 for WildCRU. Delevingne has a tattoo of her lucky number on her right arm, the Roman numeral XII, and “MADE IN ENGLAND” on her left foot.
As of 2016, Cara Delevingne’s net worth is estimated to be $6 million dollars.