By Caleb Taylor For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 01:03 BST, 3 September 2019 | Updated: 03:10 BST, 3 September 2019
Actress Pia Miranda is billed as the likely winner of this season of Australian Survivor.
And now, the 46-year-old has revealed her inspiration for how she has outwitted, outplayed and outlasted her other tribe-mates.
On Monday night's episode, Pia said it was none other than Tommy DeVito from the classic film 1990 mobster flick Goodfellas.
'He's burying the body and cracking jokes' Survivor star Pia Miranda, 46, (pictured) has revealed fictional mobster Tommy DeVito is her unlikely inspiration for how she plays the tough game
Pia explained she likes his combination of charm and killer instinct, which she has tried to emulate on the show, which is filmed in Fiji.
'He's just the happiest, cutest person and then, five minutes later, he's like, killing someone and burying the body cracking jokes,' Pia said.
The Looking for Alibrandi star has become known for her easygoing attitude, but has orchestrated a number of blindside eliminations at tribal council.
'He's just the happiest, cutest person and then, five minutes later, he's like, killing someone and burying the body cracking jokes,' Pia said of Joe Pesci's character in the 1990 film