Skeletron is a minifigure in The LEGO Movie. His name is a portmanteau of "skeleton" and "tron" as he is a robotic skeleton, they were most likely based on the Terminator from the film franchise of the same name. The Skeletrons are voiced by screen editor David Burrows alongside the other robots that work for Lord Business.
The LEGO Movie
In The LEGO Movie, Skeletrons are minions of Lord Business that are usually seen guarding anywhere where he is and acting as personal bodyguards. They are simply robot exoskeletons without clothing, bullet proof vests, or helmets.
- The Skeletrons' appearance strongly resemble the Endoskeleton from the Terminator films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger (who also played Mr. Freeze in the 1997 Batman & Robin film).
- In the the film, they use laser guns, but in the video game, they has heat vision.
- Skeletron is also the name of a boss from the video game Terraria.