Two of his three novels have been adapted for the screen: The Danish Girl will be released on November 27, 2015, by Focus Features starring Academy Award-winner Eddie Redmayne and directed by Academy Award-winner Tom Hooper. The 19th Wife was made into a television movie that has aired around the globe. Ebershoff has won a number of awards, including the Rosenthal Foundation Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Lambda Literary Award, and has appeared twice on Out Magazine’s annual Out 100 list of influential LGBT people. His books have been translated into nineteen languages to critical acclaim. He has taught writing at Princeton and NYU and currently teaches in the graduate writing program at Columbia. He has worked for many years at Random House, where he is presently Vice President and Executive Editor.