The Maddening Truth concerns the desperate attempt by journalist Martha Gellhorn, who was Ernest Hemingway's third wife, to write a novel when she was in her mid-60s, while The Conscientious Objector explores Dr. Martin Luther King's role in the anti-war movement.
Forsman's many directorial credits include Everythings Turning into Beautiful, Sin: A Cardinal Deposed, Theophilus North, The Voice of the Turtle, and The Good Thief. He is also the artistic director of the Dorset Theater Festival in Vermont.
Emery most recently appeared in E.S.T.'s production of Lucy. She has starred on Broadway in The Smell of the Kill, The Women, Present Laughter and Burn This. Emery received a Drama Desk Award nomination for Abigail's Party and Obie Awards for Iron and Curtains.