The fifth of eight children, Eliyahu Yatzpan was born on June 6th, 1965 in Tel Aviv. Both his parents were Iraqi Jews that left Iraq to Israel. His father was a tailor, and his mother a nanny.
While Yatzpan has a distinguished career in comedy, he is most well known for hosting the late night show, "Yatzpan!" on channel 3 between 2001 and 2006. He has performed in several guest roles on other shows, including those on American TV. It is rumored that he is also good friends with Jerry Seinfeld. Left of this box is footage from his show.