New Delhi, Jun 15: Dilip Kumar and Madhubala would have been together had her father not tried to make a business venture out of their proposed marriage which did not go down well with the actor, who did not want someone else to dictate his career choices.

In his just-released autobiography “Dilip Kumar: The Substance And The Shadow”, Kumar, 91, reveals details about his relationship with Madhubala that continues to intrigue cinema fans even today.

The book launch of the autobiography of legendary actor Dilip Kumar was attended by most celebrated actors of Bollywood. Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Zeenat Aman, Danny Denzongpa, Farida Jalal, and Vyjayanthimala to Subhash Ghai, Ayan Mukerji, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Rajkumar Hirani, Madhuri Dixit and Priyanka Chopra and Lata Mangeshkar attended the function.