Mr T is known for his acting and as a professional wrestler. He is famous for his appearance in movies “The A Team and Rocky III”. He is somewhat of a gold lover as one of his signatures are love for gold and jewelery. Mr T’s original name was Laurence Tureaud but later on he changed it to Mr t because of his rough and aggressive style and nature. Mr T was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 21st, 1952. The youngest among twelve other siblings was the son of a minister (Nathaniel Tureaud Sr.). The environment where Mr T grew up was not too children friendly environment or per se human friendly. As crimes and pollutants and everything else that may result as harmful for humans was there.
The early life for Mr T was very hard as he grew up in a 3 room apartment with twelve other siblings. Mr T had the experience of watching serious crimes like murder, bulgulary, car jacking and other street crimes from his own eyes. Being exposed to envirnoment like this exposes you to very dangerous and evil deeds but it was the love of the mother that Mr T had, he survived this major barrier in his life and eventually escaped from the life that was never meant for Mr T but had to become a part of his life. And soon after he left his birthplace neighbourhood, Mr T pursued the path of success and glory. Mr T participated in football, basketball, and wrestling at high school. The environment where Mr T grew up had its impact on his nature as it turnds out Mr T secured the title of city-wide wrestling champion with a streak of winning it twice. He studied martial arts as majors in high school. After graduating from high school, Mr T went to college for further studies where he studied mathematics but that were not how nature had plans for Mr T. He got expelled from college after his first year. Later on Mr T joine the United States Army where his skills and toughness got him recommendation from his drill seargent. His famous hairstyle adapting the mandinka warrior look has quite a story behind it. He opted that hairstyle while watching TV broadcasting a show about his ancestor’s origin and the idea to adapt this hairstyle had a theory behind it to be more prominent and promote the origin of Mr T. At the american TV show “America’s Toughest Bouncer” where Mr T was taking part as a competitor, he was spotted by Sylvester Stallone and later on he appeared in Rocky III.
This is how the acting career for Mr T started but acting was not one of the major talents that Mr T had in him. The graph of his success in movies didn’t pan out to be very consistent in terms of progressing as his nature and his personality signatures didn’t correlate with the attributes that are searched and judged in a conventional actor in the contemporary era. Mr T had major interest in physical sports. He joined the world wrestling federation in 1985 as the big name of that corporation at the time “Hulk Hogan”. He became the charm of first ever wrestlemania which is said to be the grand stage of wwf. Mr T’s net worth is reported to be $1.5 million. His major areas of profession where he got the fame was acting and professional wrestling. Apart from the details, Mr T is also a motivational speaker, body guard, voice actor and a TV personality. The show where he appears as a Motivational speaker goes by the name “I Pity the Fool”.