Last week, Mario told the group he had a big secret that
he would reveal if he got evicted. Since then, there has been
plenty of speculation both inside and outside of the House
as-to what it could be.
Among the suggestions are the possibility that he is related
to the mafia, because he's half-Italian, has mentioned Sicily
and also made reference to 'rubbing someone out' recently.
The housemates also thought that Mario – a wannabe fashion
designer – could be related to the Prada family.
Other suggestions are that he's really an actor and speaks
in a fake British accent, fuelled by his rather odd twang
which is sometimes reminiscent of Ireland, and occasionally
Some of his peers are convinced that Mario is still some
kind-of mole, continuing to work for Big Brother in one way
or another, but it is Shabby who's come-up with the best suggestions
On Friday, the hat-wearing squatter came-up with a brilliant
conspiracy theory: that Mario has a twin brother and the pair
are swapping places at random. However, Mario didn't exactly
help quash the paranoia when challenged about it, by saying:
"Do you reckon you'd be able to tell the difference between
me and my twin?"
Since then, Shabby has speculated that Mario is the man behind
the Tree of Temptation, and just puts-on the gruff voice and
London accent when he talks to the housemates. However, we
know that the Tree is actually played by one of the show's
producers; a balding, slightly chubby bloke who's name we
Because Shabby continues to puzzle over the issue and express
her ideas to the group, some fans have accused the former
actress of trying to manipulate them into nominating Mario
at the upcoming Third Round.
We don't know about that, but the whole situation is rather
intriguing and we can't wait to find-out what his big secret
is when Mario eventually gets the boot.
In the meantime, let the speculation continue!