I wanna be an inventor! I wanna meet Bigweld! I wanna BE somebody!
~ Rodney Copperbottom
Rodney Copperbottom is the main protagonist of the film, Robots. He is voiced by Ewan McGregor, who also played Obi-Wan Kenobi and Mark Renton.
Rodney is a young robot and dreams of being a famous inventor like his idol Bigweld. He goes to Robot City to see him but finds out that Phineas T. Ratchet has taken over the company. He falls in love with Ratchet's female worker Cappy, and they, along with Rodney's friends, the Rusties, team up to defeat Ratchet and his mother Madame Gasket, and save Bigweld and Robot City.
young Rodney dreaming of becoming an inventor
Rodney getting his father and himself in trouble with Mr. Gunk
Rodney meets Fender
Rodney & Fender takes the Express
Rodney and his friends facing Madame Gasket to save Bigweld
"Dad you always wanted to be a musician. Now be one, for everyone to hear!"