Shay Zeller is an author, journalist and scriptwriter. He is a graduate of the Tel Aviv University faculty of Humanities and the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School in Jerusalem. In 2002 Zeller had won the annual Haaretz short story competition. He published his first book in 2007. His second book, THE AGENCY FOR HOLOCAUST EXTRAS appeared in 2014. Zeller lives with his wife and two children in Modi’in.