Derik Lattig is an Author, Reality TV program Producer and award winning journalist. Derik Lattig recently co-authored the book 'Family Pride with Emily Regan. it is a short particularization a real life journey that includes the MGM Lion.
Derik Lattig is a Fort Worth Texas based Network TV Producer covering the Southwest for CBS News. Derik has won numerous AP awards for News reports over his 27 years in the TV Business and can quickly recognize a good story. Once Derik discovered the story of Jackie the MGM Lion, he knew it was a tale that had to be told and is proud to do so for the first time ever in book form.
One Lion. One Pilot. One Great Adventure. Family Pride. A fictionalized but fact-based short novel that puts you in the plane on a real life adventure to showcase the famous MGM Lion back in the roaring 20’s.