Cara Delevingne: My ‘Carnival Row’ Character Is Pansexual

Variety | 7/20/2019 | Marc Malkin
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Cara Delevingne and Orlando Bloom’s love affair may be at the center of the upcoming Amazon Prime Video series “Carnival Row,” but the British actress doesn’t want viewers to assume her faerie character is heterosexual.

“I’m a pansexual faerie,” Delevingne told Variety during an exclusive one-on-one interview at Comic-Con adding that there are other queer characters in the show.

Faeries - Hearts - Lot - Things - Script

“All faeries generally are,” she said. “They don’t see gender. It’s all about who they are and their hearts. A lot of the things that weren’t written in the script, we made them so. Obviously, I didn’t say, ‘I want to be a pansexual faerie,’ but it made sense that all faeries kind of just love who they love.”

The series is set in a neo-Victorian fantasy world where immigrant creatures resettle in human land after their forest homeland is invaded by man.

Immigration - Refugees - Classism - Sexism - Racism

“It’s really talking about immigration and refugees and classism and sexism, racism and elitism,” Delevingne said.

While “send...
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