Mumbai, May 21 -- Filmmaker Aditya Chopra, known for his reclusive nature, stepped into the spotlight with his first on-screen interview in Smriti Mundhra's Netflix docuseries, The Romantics. His immense knowledge and passion for filmmaking impressed viewers. On his birthday, we reflect on how Aditya transformed Shah Rukh Khan into Bollywood's "King of Romance."

Shah Rukh Khan candidly discussed his bond with Aditya, revealing that their friendship began during the shooting of "Darr." It was Aditya who conceived the iconic "K-K-K-Kiran" line after SRK shared a story about a stammering classmate.

Aditya's persistence paid off, as he believed SRK's true appeal lay in his softer side. He shared how he convinced SRK by saying, "I feel you a...