Peyton Roi List born on April 6, 1998 is an actress and model who earlier in her career appeared on the Soaps "As the World Turns" (2002) and "All My Children" (2004) she well known for her roles on the series Cashmere Mafia, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid films and for four years on the Disney series Jessie where she played Emma Ross, a bubbly teenager eager to reorder the world as she sees fit. She is the only biological child to a high-profile celebrity couple.
Her first feature appearances was an uncredited role on the film "Spider-Man 2" as ‘Little Girl Playing on Steps’ additional feature film credits include Disney’s The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, opposite Nicolas Cage, Remember Me, opposite Robert Pattinson and Chris Cooper and 27 Dresses, opposite Katherine Heigl. Peyton also starred opposite her twin brother, Spencer List, in the indie thriller "Bereavement." She also appeared as 'Holly Hills' in 2011 in the film Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules and the same year "The Trouble with Cali" and "Something Borrowed." She also returned as 'Holly' in Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012). Peyton also will play Mackenzie in the 2016 movie The Outskirts and she is to play Laina Michaels in "The Thinning."
Her other small screen credits include Lifetime’s original movie, "Secrets in the Walls" as well as guest starring roles on "Gossip Girl," "Saturday Night Live" and "Law & Order: SVU" among others. Peyton will also star in the made for TV movie The Dog Who Saved the Holidays and guest star on an episode of Austin & Ally as her 'Emma Ross' character from "Jessie." She also starred in the TV movie "A Sister's Nightmare" (2013) as Emily. After the series end of Jessie she continued her Emma Ross character on Disney's "Bunk'd" with Ravi and Zuri also reprising their Jessie roles.
Peyton enjoys Broadway shows, reading, dancing and directing home movies with her friends. List is also a StarPower Ambassador for Starlight Children’s Foundation. List was born in Florida, but moved to New York at the age of four. She has two brothers: Spencer (her twin) and Phoenix, both actors and models. She currently resides in both New York and Los Angeles.