Ilona Six is a film producerfrom Netherlands, who started her career by taking a law course. In the year 2001, she, along with her brother, Tom Six founded the production house, Six Entertainment. In the year 2003, Six Entertainment’s first production venture was entitled Gay. This film is the very first Dutch gay film that was released in Netherlands, which was directed by Tom Six. The film has faced a lot of controversies after it was released in Dutch theaters. It was later sold in the United States and was entitled as Gay in Amsterdam.
In 2006, the production house produced the film, Honeyz, with Monique Van Der Werff in the lead role. Honeyz was the first film in the world that was released on different platforms (theaters, the Internet, DVD, Pay TV, etc.) worldwide. In 2007, Ilona produced the Dutch comedy film, I Love Dries, with Dries McCain in the lead role. In 2009, Ilona Six has produced the very controversial Dutch horror film, The Human Centipede (First Sequence). Tom Six has penned, co-produced, and directed the film.
Dieter Laser was starred as Dr. Josef Heiter, who created the centipede. It also won eleven international awards including the Best Picture/ Best Movie award at the Sainte Maxime International Horror Film Festival, Fantastic Fest, Screamfest Horror Film Festival, and more. In 2010, Six Entertainment producedThe Human Centipede II (Full Sequence), a sequel to The Human Centipede (First Sequence). The film had world premiere and has faced a lot of controversies. It was banned in the UK and Germany after claiming that it will bring harm to the viewers.
After 32 mandatory cuts, it was finally released in the UK, but not in Germany.In 2012, Ilona and Tom had worked in The Human Centipede trilogy, entitled The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence). The film was premiered in April 2015. Also in 2015, Tom and Ilona revealed about their upcoming film, The Onania Club. The siblings are also working in the upcoming dark comedy film, I Love…