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

Hi, Bob! Newhart looks back on his fruitful comedy career

Bob Newhart has starred in two seminal sitcoms, won the Mark Twain Award for American Humor and multiple Grammys. The comic legend comes to town on the heels of his first Emmy win.

Updated: November 15, 2013, - 02:17 PM

Seth Meyers visits Twin Cities to promote his upcoming late-night show

The soon-to-be “Late Night” host visits the Twin Cities as part of a campaign to prove that nice guys can...

Updated: November 09, 2013, - 04:40 PM

Students know their ABCs, but not their JFK

Fifty years after the Kennedy assassination shook the world, students are mainly indifferent.

Updated: November 02, 2013, - 05:01 PM

TV marks the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination

Those with limited knowledge of President John F. Kennedy will get plenty of chances this month for a history lesson....

Updated: November 01, 2013, - 05:37 PM

The class, and crass, of the fall TV season

The broadcast networks get mixed report cards for their efforts so far this season.

Updated: October 26, 2013, - 03:54 PM

For Gavin MacLeod, love is still all around

The “Mary Tyler Moore Show” vet talks about the roles that got away, his favorite “Love Boat” passengers and a possible Murray Slaughter statue.

Updated: October 21, 2013, - 03:42 PM

Stories from behind the lens

TV's top directors share tales from 'ER,' 'NYPD Blue' and 'Modern Family' as they talk about the challenges of shaping shows and working with actors.

Updated: October 18, 2013, - 03:03 PM

Telemundo and Univision shows worth checking out

Expand your horizons by checking out some of the more popular shows on Univision and Telemundo. Not a Spanish whiz?...

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 02:00 PM

TV viewers by the numbers

The new challenger: UnivisionHere’s how the broadcast networks ranked in total viewership during the last week of September:CBS 10.4 millionNBC9.7...

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 02:00 PM

10 great Hispanic TV characters

Too often television represents Latinos as sadistic gang members or saucy sexpots, but occasionally there’s a breakthrough.Neal JustinRicky Ricardo“I Love...

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 02:00 PM

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