Legendary Indian actor Dilip Kumar aka Yusuf Khan‘s autobiography The Substance And The Shadow was released by superstars Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan at a function in Mumbai on June 9. 

Also present on the occasion were Dilip Sa’ab’s wife and actress Saira Banu and veteran actor Dharmendra, who considers Dilip Sa’ab his mentor. Special invitees for the event were Bollywood personalities like Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Ayan Mukerji, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Rajkumar Hirani, Vyjayanthimala, Subhash Ghai, Zeenat Aman, Danny Denzongpa and Farida Jalal, among others.

Bollywood’s veteran playback singer Lata Mangeshkar was also supposed to attend the landmark event, but could not make it.

Dilip Kumar’s autobiography was earlier to be released on his birthday on December 11, 2013.