“This is not a cure for COVID-19. Please hear me clearly. This is not a cure for COVID-19," he stressed.
"We want to believe that there was no foul play, just as the sheriff has stated publicly,” wrote Perry in a statement.
Gavin Porter was sentenced to 20 years in prison after being convicted of manslaughter for shooting and killing his father.
The filmmaker will also fly the couple home to Georgia, when they're cleared by the local hospital.
The film includes a stacked cast, featuring Cicely Tyson, Phylicia Rashad, Bresha Webb, Crystal Fox, and Mehcad Brooks.
The acclaimed director, who just celebrated the opening of his 330-acre studio in Atlanta, said he can't just up and leave Georgia over the bill.