Neal Justin

Columnist/Reporter | Media
Phone: 612-673-7431
Neal Justin is the TV and radio critic for the Star Tribune. He previously covered music and nightlife for the paper. He is heavily involved in the Strib’s college internship program and is the co-founder of JCamp, a non-profit organization designed to inspire the country’s most passionate high school journalists. Neal grew up in Mason City, Iowa, and graduated from Northwestern University. From 1991-93, he covered crime and regional news for the Rockford Register Star. Some of Neal’s favorite interviews over the years include Bruce Springsteen, David Letterman, Miley Cyrus, Paul McCartney, Mindy Kaling and Jimmy Kimmel.

Recent content from Neal Justin

'Behind the Candelabra' brings out the best in Michael Douglas

If “Behind the Candelabra” is really Steven Soderbergh’s final film, he’s going out on a high note. His first stroke of genius: Casting Michael Douglas as Liberace.

Updated: May 24, 2013, - 02:45 PM

Steven Soderbergh goes 'Behind the Candelabra'

With his star-studded Liberace film airing on HBO, director Steven Soderbergh steps away from movieland.

Updated: May 24, 2013, - 02:44 PM

'Arrested Development' returns via Netflix

The Bluth family may be a slow bunch, but their return may be among the brainiest moves of the year.

Updated: May 24, 2013, - 02:41 PM

Neal Justin's top 10 shows of the 2012-13 season

What could be better than "Breaking Bad"? Well, nothing. Here's what else rocks on TV.

Updated: May 17, 2013, - 02:29 PM

Curry, Kimmel, Zucker among game changers of 2012-13 TV

Networks made gaffe after gaffe during a year that offered a glimpse of what TV’s future might look like.

Updated: May 17, 2013, - 02:26 PM

Brian Baumgartner says goodbye to 'The Office'

Before the pioneering sitcom closes its doors, we need to talk about Kevin -- played by the veteran of the Minneapolis theater scene.

Updated: May 15, 2013, - 03:21 PM

'Family Tools' star Pemberton looks back at Rochester childhood

A rare childhood disease and lousy ratings aren’t about to dampen the madcap spirit of a Rochester-reared actor.

Updated: May 14, 2013, - 02:34 PM

Go behind the scenes of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show'

The author of a new book about “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” talks about her behind-the-scenes look at one of TV’s most iconic series.

Updated: May 13, 2013, - 03:17 PM

'Constitution USA With Peter Sagal' is a smart educational ride

Minnesota may not be one of the original 13 colonies, but it's making up for its late-starter status with one smart documentary after another.

Updated: May 05, 2013, - 01:51 PM

Jay Leno opens up -- sort of -- about leaving 'Tonight Show'

On Saturday, the comic will help unload a motorcycle at a Minneapolis benefit. But he’s more reluctant to unload his true feelings about losing “The Tonight Show” again.

Updated: May 03, 2013, - 03:15 PM

Result Per Page


Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters