On the release of Husbands, iconic maverick John Cassavetes sits down for a candid extended interview in the July 1971 issue of Playboy to talk about his acting career, Greek heritage, independent filmmaking successes and trying to create personal art within the Hollywood system.
“It’s bullshit when people say that ego is a bad trip. It’s the only trip. You are who you are because of your ego, and without it nothing counts. My sense of self makes me competitive.”