Justin is the writer, producer, director, editor, and host of "Well Read with Justin Chapman," which airs on Pasadena Media's cable channels and streaming apps. In the show, he provides analysis on news, politics, arts, and culture and interviews guests about their projects. Featuring segments by Senior Influencer Correspondent @BradtheInfluencer and Senior Toddler Correspondent Sienna. Learn more and find all of the episodes here.

Justin is also the writer, producer, and host of an award-winning, hyper-local TV talk show on Pasadena Media's cable channels and streaming apps called "Pasadena Monthly with Justin Chapman," formerly known as "NewsRap Local with Justin Chapman." The show airs at 5 p.m. PT on the fourth Friday of every month on channel 32 on Charter Spectrum, channel 99 on AT&T Uverse, YouTube, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Apple TV.

Watch a promo for the show here, read coverage of the show in Pasadena Now, and watch each episode below. Thank you to the Pasadena Media Foundation for your support. Learn more at savelocalnews.us.


PASADENA MONTHLY

Episode Sixteen: Dr. Bethany Ehlmann, president of the Planetary Society and professor of planetary science at Caltech


Episode Fifteen: Jens Weiden, CEO and general manager of the Rose Bowl


Episode Fourteen: Joel Sheldon, owner of Vroman's Bookstore


Episode Thirteen: Eugene Harris, Pasadena Police Chief


Episode Twelve: Alex Aghajanian, president of the Tournament of Roses Association


Episode Eleven: Lena Kennedy, CEO/President of L.L. Kennedy & Associates


Episode Ten: Dr. Richard Rosenthal, Pasadena's Independent Police Auditor


Episode Nine: Karen Hofmann, president and CEO of ArtCenter College of Design


Episode Eight: Dr. Laurie Leshin, director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Episode Seven: Nikki High, owner of Octavia's Bookshelf


Episode Six: Danny Feldman, producing artistic director of Pasadena Playhouse


Episode Five: Debra Manners, president and CEO of Sycamores


Episode Four: M. G. Lord, author of Astro Turf and host of the LAist Studios podcast "Blood, Sweat, & Rockets" about early JPL history


Episode Three: Kristen Muller, Chief Content Officer, Southern California Public Radio/KPCC/LAist 89.3


Episode Two: USS Pasadena with Mayor Victor Gordo, former Mayor Bill Paparian, and USS Pasadena Foundation President Bill Creedon



Episode One: Steve Madison, Pasadena City Councilmember representing District 6



NEWSRAP LOCAL

Episode Twenty One: Sheri Bonner, President and CEO, Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley


Episode Twenty: Kathryn Barger, LA County Supervisor, District 5


Episode Nineteen: 2022 Pasadena Election Special with Ryan Bell and Paul Little


Episode Eighteen: Miguel Márquez, Pasadena City Manager


Episode Seventeen: Victor Gordo, Mayor of Pasadena


Episode Sixteen: Jess Rivas, Pasadena City Council member, District 5


Episode Fifteen: Laura Rubio-Cornejo, Pasadena Transportation Department Director


Episode Fourteen: Michelle White, affordable housing advocate and chair of Affordable Pasadena's rent control campaign steering committee


Episode Thirteen: Darryl Dunn,
Rose Bowl Stadium CEO and General Manager


Episode Twelve: Roman Korol, Caltech grad student collecting aid for his native Ukraine


Episode Eleven: Chris Holden, California state Assembly member (D-41)


Episode Ten: Martin Gordon, chair of Pasadena Community Coalition



Episode Nine: Cynthia Kurtz, interm Pasadena city manager



Episode Eight: Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA 28)



Episode Seven: Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA 27)


Episode Six: Craig Washington,
2029 president of the Tournament of Roses Association


Episode Five: Rick Cole, former mayor of Pasadena and current executive director of the Congress for the New Urbanism


Episode Four: Andre Coleman
, managing editor of Pasadena Now


Episode Three: Ryan Bell, Southern California regional coordinator at Tenants Together


Episode Two: Dennis Haywood and James Farr, director and producer of "Thorns on the Rose: Black Abuse, Corruption & the Pasadena Police" (5/21/2021)


Episode One: Dr. Ying-Ying Goh, director of the Pasadena Public Health Department (4/23/2021)