F.R.E.D.I. (2018) follows the story of an intelligent robot being stolen from a secret research institution by the project's chief scientist, Dr. Josephine Palmer. During an intense pursuit, Dr. Palmer is forced to hide F.R.E.D.I. in a shelter abandoned deep in the woods. Soon, adolescent James makes the discovery of his life in the woods behind the house: a friendly robot named F.R.D.I .. The pair quickly forms a bond while crossing the adolescence issues while retaining the secret to James's newly divorced father, Randy. Together with Danny and Natalie, James forms a team to help F.R.E.D.I. to find the way back to her creator, Dr. Palmer, and to escape to Grant, a troubled villain on her footsteps.