Taissa was born and raised in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey.Farmiga attended public school until the fourth grade when her mother began homeschooling her along with two of her siblings. Her parents are Ukrainian immigrants Mykhailo (Michal) L., a computer-systems analyst, and Lubomyra (Luba) Spas Farmiga, a schoolteacher.

Her "salary" for acting in Higher Ground was a 2004 Toyota pick up truck that Vera still owned.

Laryssa is three years older than Taissa (20 years old) and was born with spina bifida.

“Emotional scenes are kind of fun for a while – it’s nice to get a good cry out – but Violet has been pretty emotional in the second half of this season.

They are two of the most documented paranormal cases in the world.” The first “Conjuring,” also directed by Wan, ended up being a surprise hit for New Line after it was released in June 2013.

It grossed $320 million worldwide on a $20 million budget.

Taissa Farmiga (born August 17, 1994) is an American actress. She portrays various roles in American Horror Story.Her first role was Violet Harmon in American Horror Story: Murder House, and her second role was Zoe Benson in American Horror Story: Coven.A new trailer for “The Conjuring 2” debuted at Wonder Con this weekend, featuring the return of Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as the Warren couple as they tackle the true story of the Endfield Poltergeist.“After everything we’ve seen, there isn’t much that rattles either of us anymore,” says Lorraine Warren in the trailer.“But this one, this one still haunts me.” Frances O’Connor plays a mother who watches her family tortured by an evil spirit.One child in particular — Janet (Madison Wolfe) — seems to be in more trouble than any of them. In a Twitter Q&A on Saturday, director James Wan said of the choice to portray the story of the Endfield Poltergeist, “We wanted to mirror the story of Amityville.