The movie received five Academy Awards, including best picture. Menzies-Urich is survived by Ryan and two other children, several grandchildren and a great-grandchild. She married the actor Robert Urich, who died in 2002 from a rare form of cancer. She was a Canadian-American model and actress known at the same time for the role Jessica 6 in the American TV series Logan’s Run. Menzies was featured in Playboy magazine during 1973 in a pictorial titled “Tender Trapp.”
The actress established the Robert Urich Foundation and spent most of her time in her last years devoted to the organization that raises money for cancer research and support for cancer patients. She also starred in some other movies: Hawaii, Hail. Hero !, Outside In, Sssssss, Piranha, Endangered Species, The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes. She had more roles in television series, including in The Smith Family, Bonanza, Captain America, To Rome With Love and many others.