Marilyn J. Hassett (b. Dec. 17, 1947) appeared in a small role as an unnamed Car Rental Girl in the 1974 Six Million Dollar Man episode, "Eyewitness to Murder". At this point, Hassett was making her living playing guest spots on TV, with other credits including Emergency! and Movin' On.
In 1975, Hassett achieved stardom with her performance as paralyzed skiier Jill Kinmont in The Other Side of the Mountain, for which she received a 1976 Golden Globe Award for "Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture - Female". She later reprised the role of Kinmont for The Other Side of the Mountain Part II (1978) with William Bryant.