The filmmaker, who is making his acting debut with the movie "Phir Se", shared on Twitter: "13 years of MDK Film wasn't a box office hit but has lived on thru TV & found its audience. Worked in UK big time tho. I was heartbroken when it didn't work.
"Adi believed in me & pushed me to work on Hum Tum. Rest is history. Thanx Adi."
The 2002 romantic drama film "Mujhse Dosti Karoge!" was produced by Aditya Chopra and Yash Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner. The film is about a love triangle and stars Hrithik Roshan, Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor Khan.