Mariette Detotto Wiki, Age (Walter Mercado’s Girlfriend) Bio, Facts

Mariette Detotto

Mariette Detotto (born October 26, 1963) is a Brazilian Actress, Dancer, and Celebrity Partner from Brasilia. She is well recognized as the lover of Walter Mercado who was a Puerto Rican Astrologer, Dancer, Writer, Actor, and TV Personality.

Walter was popularly known by his stage name Shanti Ananda. He first rose to fame after appearing on various astrologer shows. In 1963, Mercado made TV debut with the show Historia de mi Vida as a guest artist.

Mariette Detotto Brazilian Actress and Dancer

Later, he gained success with his regular astrology segment in El Show de las 12. Furthermore, some of his other popular shows were Recordar (1968), La mujer de aquella noche (1968), Ana Rosa (1965), Renzo el gitano (1971), etc.


Personal Life, Boyfriend & Spouse

In 2003, the 56-years-old Mariette Detotto launched a spiritual relationship with her then-boyfriend “Walter Mercado“. In fact, the astrologer publicly announced his affair during an interview.

Moreover, the former couple even appeared in a reality show together. Mariette and Shanti Ananda remained together and lived in Puerto Rica. As per the source, the actor never married in his life.

Mariette Detotto's boyfriend Walter Mercado (Puerto Rican Astrologer, Dancer, Writer, Actor, and TV Personality) died on November 02, 2019

He also had a girlfriend (name not available) who tragically passed away in a plane crash in 1968. Then, he moved to India in order to deal with depression.

Unfortunately, on November 02, 2019, Walter Mercado reportedly passed away from renal failure at the age of 87. He spent the last days of his life at Auxilio Mutuo Hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

His death news was first published by Sofia Luquis (hospital spokeswoman). Earlier, in January 2012, he got admitted to Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio as the actor suffered from cardiac problems.


Real Full Birth NameMariette Detotto.
Nick nameMariette.
ProfessionActress and Dancer.
Famous forBeing the girlfriend of Walter Mercado (Puerto Rican Astrologer, Dancer, Writer, Actor, and TV Personality).
Age (As of 2019)56 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayOctober 26, 1963.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Scorpio.
Current ResidenceBrasilia, Brazil.
Social Media Account StatsInstagram: NA.
Twitter: --
Facebook: --
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.70 m.
WeightKilograms: 58 Kg.
Pounds: 127 lbs.
Bra Size34B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)36-30-38.
Shoe Size (UK)6.
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorGreyish-blue.
Hair ColorBrown.
ParentsFather: Name not Known.
Mother: --
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: 1 sis.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusUnmarried.
Dating History?Love Affair with her boyfriend.
BoyfriendWalter Mercado.
Husband/Spouse NameName not available.
SonWill update.
Daughternot available.
Highest QualificationGraduate with a Bachelors's degree.
SchoolLocal High School.
Alma Mater.Will update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Johnny Depp.
Actress: Sônia Braga.
Dream Holiday DestinationSwitzerland.
Favorite ColorRed.
Love to doReading and Dancing.
Favorite FoodPizza, Fries & Ice Cream.
Net worth (approx.)$500K US dollars (As of 2019).
Salary, Income & Earnings--


Some Lesser Known Facts about Mariette Detotto

  • Former Actress Mariette Detotto was born to her parents on the 26th of October 1963 in Brazil. Therefore, her age is 56 years old, as of 2019.
  • There is hardly any information about her father, mother, education, and early life available on the internet.
  • According to a 2004 article in Cronica, she and her late boyfriend wanted to marry each other.
  • He also dubbed her as his soulmate, pure, and sincere love.
  • However, the astrologer later denied the fact that she was his girlfriend and maintained only a spiritual relationship.
  • Mercado’s niece named Dannette Benet Mercado first announced & confirmed the astrologers’ death on the internet.

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  • She even told that Walter suffered from many health issues for years and was in a delicate state of health.
  • In his successful career, Detotto bagged titles such as Señor Televisión and Mr. Televisión.
  • As an actor, he worked in various movies like Chasing Papi, Hoy, and Una mujer sin precio (choreographer).



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