I Pity the Fool (TV series)

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I Pity the Fool
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Created by Mr. T
Starring Mr. T
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 6
Executive producer(s) Stephen Belafonte
Ken Druckerman
Running time 22–24 minutes
Production company(s) Lionsgate Television & Left/Right Productions
Original network TV Land
Original release October 11 (2006-10-11) – November 15, 2006 (2006-11-15)
External links
Website www.tvland.com/originals/ipitythefool/

I Pity the Fool is a 2006 American reality television series starring Mr. T, originally aired on TV Land.


The series features Mr. T traveling from town to town giving advice, solving problems and teaching individuals some basic life rules. He mainly gives advice about playing fair and maintaining a good team spirit. The name of the show comes from Mr. T's catch phrase from Rocky III where he played the character James "Clubber" Lang.[1] The show only lasted for six episodes.


No. Title Original air date Production
1 "Motivation" October 11, 2006 (2006-10-11) 101
Mr. T is tasked with motivating the employees of a New York car dealership and improving the relationship of a father and son-in-law who are working together.
2 "Trust" October 18, 2006 (2006-10-18) 102
Mr. T goes to help parents and children at a dance school improve their trust in each other so they can prepare for an upcoming dance recital.
3 "Unity" October 25, 2006 (2006-10-25) 103
Mr. T is called to help the Abato family develop some unity because the family is falling apart.
4 "Respect" November 1, 2006 (2006-11-01) 104
Mr. T goes out to a family horse farm where he helps the Layden parents to teach their four rough teenage sons some respect. Gloucester County 4-H Family
5 "Leadership" November 8, 2006 (2006-11-08) 105
Mr. T heads to a real estate agent in Brooklyn which has little direction and sets out to teach the owner some leadership skills.
6 "Communication" November 15, 2006 (2006-11-15) 106
Mr. T visits a restaurant where the fighting of the owner, chef, and staff are threatening to sink the business, and works at teaching them about good communication.


  1. ^ Stewart, Susan (October 18, 2006). "No Time for Pity, as a Tough Guy Hands Out Tough Love". New York Times. Retrieved 2010-08-12. 

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