Helen Zaltzman [UK]
podcast host and producer
Helen Zaltzman is a podcast host and producer. With no relevant experience or skills, in January 2007 she started the comedy show Answer Me This in her living room in suburban London. Eleven years, more than 350 episodes and a book adaptation later, it is one of Britain's longest running podcasts. In 2015 she began the linguistics podcast The Allusionist for the prestigious Radiotopia collective; it was named Apple Podcasts' best new show of 2015.