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

2014's best TV wasn't on cable or networks

This is the year I became a dedicated streamer. This is the year Netflix and Amazon truly became a force to be reckoned with — and embraced.

Updated: December 23, 2014, - 12:43 PM

Foxx and Diaz flop their way through 'Annie' | ★★½

REVIEW: In director Will Gluck’s effort to be hip in the new adaptation of the Broadway favorite, he forgot to hire a cast that can actually sing and dance.

Updated: December 19, 2014, - 11:20 AM

Twin Cities actors present 'It's a Wonderful Life'

Twin Cities actors bring their voices to a radio production of a Christmas classic this week.

Updated: December 12, 2014, - 03:25 PM

Lifetime asks viewers to step into 'The Red Tent'

Lifetime's miniseries “The Red Tent” is less about the power of God and more about the power of women.

Updated: December 05, 2014, - 02:59 PM

Dec. 4: Tom Barnard signs on for five more years at KQRS

Tom Barnard, Twin Cities radio’s most popular personality, has signed a new contract to extend his run on KQRS by five years.

Updated: December 04, 2014, - 08:41 AM

Arne Fogel picks the best of Bing Crosby

Five essential recordings, as recommended by Arne Fogel, host of “The Bing Shift” on KBEM (8 p.m. Sun., 88.5 FM):1...

Updated: November 29, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Bing Crosby's jazzy Christmas legacy

Pop music’s greatest crooner is profiled in a must-see holiday documentary.

Updated: November 26, 2014, - 07:13 PM

Obituary: Sheldon Goldstein, an actor and TV programmer who led the U's media resources department

The term “Renaissance man” is often bandied about, but when it came to Sheldon Goldstein, it fit.To educators, he was...

Updated: November 26, 2014, - 07:00 PM

5 Oscar-nominated actors who signed up for TV procedurals

Earning an Oscar nomination doesn’t bar you from later joining the force. Here are five A-listers who lent their talent...

Updated: November 22, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mary McDonnell returns to 'Major Crimes'

Mary McDonnell proves there’s no crime in playing it straight on her TNT hit.

Updated: November 21, 2014, - 12:37 PM

Result Per Page


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