Rodricous “Shooter” Gates is a well-known American Television personality. He is famous for being an actor in the reality series Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta. As of 2020, Rod Gates net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Family and Early Life
Shooter Gates was born on 17th January 1979 in Atlanta, United States. He is an American of black ethnicity. There is no information about his parents and siblings. He has also not shared the names of the schools he attended.
Shooter was married to Sierra Gates for eight years and they were blessed with a child called Mason. His elder son was from his past relationship. He also has two children with different women. He is currently dating Kiyomi Leslie a fellow cast member at Love and Hip Hop Show.
Rodricous Gates was nicknamed Shooter for his great talent in playing dice. He won many dice games during his younger years. Rod Shooter joined Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta in season six as a supporting cast. During the show, he revealed he was dating two women behind his wife’s back. During season seven of the show, Sierra filed for a divorce which was finalized in 2018. Sierra pays $128 per month for child support. He took time off to mourn his son and joined the show again in season 9.
Rod lost his son Rodricous Gates Jr. on August 6, 2017. The death was reported to have been caused by a car accident but he was actually shot several times before he succumbed to his death outside his apartment in Morrow, Ga, a city located about 13 miles south of Atlanta. Rod Jr. was a former football star in high school and everybody loved him. He says the loss of his firstborn son had a very big impact on his life.
Shooter has worked with other artists including Young Thug and Cash Out. Shooter has an active presence on social media. He has a huge following on his Instagram page with over 285k followers. He has constantly shared photos of himself and those of his family and friends.
Rod Gates Net Worth
As of 2020, Rod Gates net worth is estimated to be $1 million. Most of his income is from his acting career. His monthly income is estimated to be $3000.His net worth is expected to l keep increasing as he gets more roles on the show and as he advances in his career.