Who Is Taissa Farmiga?
Taiwan Farmiga is an American actress known for films such as ‘Mindscape’, ‘In a Valley of Violence,’ and ‘Rules Don’t Apply.’ She is Vera Farmiga’s sister.
Although she initially had no interest in acting, Taissa was eventually persuaded by her sister Vera Farmiga to act in the 2011 American drama ‘Higher Ground’, which also marked Vera’s directorial debut.
Though she had no acting training and no previous experience, she was able to portray the teenage version of the main character quite well and was quite appreciated for it.
She became fascinated by the role she played, and since then, Farmiga has been focusing on acting as a career. In 2011, she made her series debut on the horror television series, ‘American Horror Story: Murder House’.
In the next couple of years, her role received a nomination for ‘Best Ensemble in a Drama Series at the ‘Online Film & Television Association Awards’ along with the rest of the cast.
She portrayed significant roles in several cinematic works, such as Sofia Coppola’s The Bling Ring, Jorge Dorado’s psychological thriller Mindscape, Hannah Fidel’s romantic drama Six Years, and Warren Beatty’s comedy-drama Rules Don’t Apply.
A Ukrainian-born Ukrainian mother, Michael Farmiga, and an American-born American father, Lubomyra Farmiga, gave birth to Taissa Farmiga on 17th August 1994. Taissa Farmiga age is currently 27 years.
The relationship of Taissa Farmiga and screenwriter and director Hadley Klein dates back to 2014. In 2019, new reports were made that the actress had gotten engaged to the director. In November 2020, the couple announced that they were married this year. She currently lives in Los Angeles.
Her mother, Lubomyra (Spas) Farmiga, was born in March 1949 to Latvian immigrants in the United States of America when she was 14 months old. Her father Micahel Farmiga, on the other hand, was born in November 1942.
She was brought up in Argentina. It is common knowledge that Taissa Farmiga is one of Vera Farmiga’s siblings. Vera has a prestigious acting career with over 50 credits to her name. Among her notable roles are her roles in the movies Up in the Air (2009), When They See Us (2019), Bates Motel (2013), and many more.
Taissa Farmiga’s sisters are Vera Farmiga and Taissa, as well as other family members, are well known in the acting industry. Vera has over 50 acting credits to her name.
In her second year of college, she spent four years studying American Sign Language. She initially thought she wanted to be an accountant, but her plans changed after she became a success with her first movie.
She was cast in a supporting role in a satirical crime drama entitled ‘The Bling Ring,’ which was written, directed, and produced by Sofia Coppola. The film premiered in Cannes on 16 May 2013 and was critically acclaimed.
Having appeared in ‘Mindscape’ (2013) by the director Jorge Dorado, she was the main character in the film. It was based on the story of a detective who had the ability to access people’s memories. The film premiered at the Seville Film Festival on October 13, 2013.
Amounts from a variety of sources are estimated to total $1.5 million in Taissa’s total net worth by the year 2021.