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

Amy Schumer takes us inside her Comedy Central show

Amy Schumer is one of comedy’s fastest-rising stars — and don’t you dare tell her otherwise.

Updated: April 26, 2013, - 03:06 PM

Anthony Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown' makes for savory TV

The acclaimed chef has taken on many culinary challenges, but can he make CNN more appetizing?

Updated: April 21, 2013, - 09:51 PM

TV picks for April 15: "Burger Land," "The Voice" and "Market Warriors"

A little help from their friendsThe battles begin on the surprisingly resilient “The Voice” (8 p.m., KARE, Ch. 11) as...

Updated: April 14, 2013, - 06:31 PM

Katey Sagal to show off her musical chops in Minneapolis gig

The “Sons of Anarchy” star will show off her other talent -- pop singer -- in Minneapolis on Saturday.

Updated: April 12, 2013, - 03:04 PM

'Mad Men' returns for its next-to-last season

“Mad Men” makes a triumphant return Sunday. If only the show’s ad executives could say the same thing.

Updated: April 08, 2013, - 08:23 AM

More stations are playing the sports-talk game

This may be Twins Territory, the State of Hockey and Gophers Nation, but just how much chatter about our favorite...

Updated: April 04, 2013, - 09:37 PM

TV picks for April 5-7: "Vice,””CMTs, "General Hospital” tribute

Cher lets down her hair to help launch “A Woman’s World: The Defining Era of Women on Film,” a spotlight series featuring movies handpicked by the Oscar-winning actress. First up: 1945’s “Mildred Pierce.”

Updated: April 04, 2013, - 04:09 PM

PBS focuses on a 'Kind Hearted' Minnesotan

PBS documentary showcases the troubles and triumphs of a “Kind Hearted” Minnesotan.

Updated: March 30, 2013, - 04:30 PM

Thanks to hits, TV is finally getting religion

At a time when TV is struggling, executives have discovered an untapped audience: people who want to connect with God,...

Updated: March 30, 2013, - 12:11 AM

Matching 'Wits' with W. Kamau Bell

Before his appearance on the MPR show Friday, the comedian and host of “Totally Biased” talked about his own biases.

Updated: March 28, 2013, - 02:26 PM

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