The Atlanta TV and movie mogul pick up the grocery tabs at 44 Kroger stores across metro Atlanta, a spokesman for the grocery story chain said.
Many store across the United States are opening early exclusively for elderly shoppers, whose ages make them particularly susceptible to the COVID-19 virus. But on April 8, the customers discovered that their bills would be paid for, according to Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
"We would like to join our customers in thanking Mr. Perry for his kindness and generosity during this unprecedented pandemic", said Felix Turner, the corporate affairs manager for Kroger's Atlanta Division.
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In photos taken at the stores in question, stunned shoppers could be seen tearfully showing the receipts for their goods, all paid for by the Gone Girl star.
Grateful fans took to Twitter to thank him.
In addition to supporting people financially during this challenging time, Perry is also spreading joy on Youtube.
Winn-Dixie customers shopping during the store's daily Senior and High-Risk Shopping Hour didn't know what to think when they were handed a slip of paper that read "Random Act of Kindness".
This wasn't Perry's only recent act of generosity. Among them was secretly paying off $400,000 in Christmas layaways at two Atlanta-area Walmarts.