Zoe Benson is a character of American Horror Story's third season (“Coven”), she is portrayed by Taissa Farmiga. In the season Taissa plays. She may seem like a shy girl-next-door, but Zoe has the inner fortitude of a powerful witch leader. It was a little disturbing when, on American Horror Story: Coven, a young witch named Zoe (Taissa Farmiga) was revealed to have fatal lady. She is a character in American Horror Story portrayed by Taissa Farmiga. In the Coven's greenhouse, Zoe chains Kyle to the wall by the wrist. The witches of "Coven" are back for "American Horror Story: Apocalypse." Here's the witchy refresher course you need. Zoe is in a complicated relationship with Evan Peters' character, Kyle Spencer. Both character died within the respective seasons (Kyle however was later resurrected by Zoe and Madison). She is the second character to be portrayed by Taissa Farmiga. Zoe Benson is a fictional witch from the third season of American Horror Story. The Axeman (a spirit Zoe unleashed previously) attacks the coven and Zoe unleashes the power of telekinesis to kill him. American Horror Story: Coven Edit.