Taissa Farmiga (/təˈiːsə fɑːrˈmiːɡə/; born August 17, 1994) is an American actress. She made her film debut in the drama Higher Ground (2011), her television debut in the FX series American Horror Story: Murder House (2011), and her stage debut in the play Buried Child (2016). Farmiga has had leading roles in The Bling Ring (2013), Mindscape (2013), The Final Girls (2015), 6 Years (2015), and In a Valley of Violence (2016).