Peyton List (actress, born 1998)
List in 2013
Peyton Roi List
April 6, 1998
Peyton Roi List (born April 6, 1998) is an American actress and model. List began her career as a child model, modeling for tween magazines and companies. She made her acting debut with the film 27 Dresses (2008), and soon became recognized for playing Holly Hills in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series.
List rose to international attention for portraying Emma Ross on the Disney Channel series Jessie (2011–2015), a role which she reprised in the spinoff series Bunk'd (2015–2018). She has since portrayed Laina Michaels in the YouTube Premium films The Thinning (2016) and The Thinning: New World Order (2018), Olivia Richmond on the Hulu web series Light as a Feather (2018), and Tory Nichols in the Netflix (previously YouTube Premium) series Cobra Kai (2019).
List's other works in film include starring in Remember Me (2010), The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010), Bereavement (2010), Something Borrowed (2011), The Seventh Dwarf (2014), and The Outcasts (2017). List has also appeared in the television films Secrets in the Walls (2010) and The Swap (2016).
She attended The Carroll School (P.S. 58) for elementary school, and the New Voices School for Academic and Creative Arts (M.S. 443) for middle school, both in New York City. She attended Oak Park High School in Oak Park, California, where she graduated in 2016.
2002–2008: Early roles and debut
List first began her career as a child model, and in 2009 appeared on the cover of the American Girl's 2009 Back to School issue. In 2011, she modeled for Justice magazine. She had also appeared in over four hundred advertisements in various formats for various companies. She began acting with television and film appearances. She made an uncredited appearance on the soap opera As the World Turns in 2002. In 2004, she appeared on the television show All My Children as Bess, and in the same year made a cameo appearance in the feature film Spider-Man 2, which went uncredited. In 2008, she appeared in the feature film 27 Dresses, starring as the young version of the character Jane Nichols. The film was a commercial success, and served as her acting debut.
2010–2015: Breakthrough with Disney and films
List began to appear in more feature films, and in 2010 was cast alongside Robert Pattinson in the film Remember Me as Samantha, a girl who bullies Pattinson's character's younger sister. The film was a box-office success. In the same year, List had begun her work with Disney, and appeared as the younger version of Becky in the fantasy film The Sorcerer's Apprentice, which turned to be a financial failure. She also was cast in the Lifetime television film Secrets in the Walls, and played Wendy Miller in the crime horror film Bereavement, which was a box-office success. In 2011, List starred as Holly Hills, the crush of Greg Heffley, in the comedy film Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, the second installment of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series. The film performed well commercially, and List later reprised her role for its sequel, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days. The film was a success alike to its prequels, and the acting ensemble, including List, had won a Young Artist Award.
List next had a role in the romantic comedy film Something Borrowed in 2011, which was received negatively. Also in 2011, List began her work on Disney Channel, and was cast as Emma Ross, the eldest of four affluent children, on the Disney Channel series Jessie alongside Debby Ryan and her Diary of a Wimpy Kid co-star Karan Brar. The show attained millions of viewers on average per episode, and soon became List's biggest role at the time. The show ran for four seasons, and ended on February 25, 2015. At the same time, it was announced that List, along with Brar and Skai Jackson, would reprise their roles in the spinoff series Bunk'd. The show began airing in 2015. Along with reprising the role on Bunk'd, she also had appeared as Emma Ross on other Disney Channel shows, such as Austin & Ally and I Didn't Do It. Along with her television work, List continued her work in films. In 2012, she appeared in the drama film The Trouble with Cali, which was received negatively. From 2013 to 2014, she co-hosted the Disney Channel program Pass the Plate, a segment focusing on healthy eating, with Karan Brar. In 2014, she voiced Princess Rose in the English dub of the German animated film The Seventh Dwarf. Though the film was a moderate financial success, it was received unfavorably by critics. In 2015, List performed with Ingrid Michaelson at one of Michaelson's concerts.
2016–present: Current work and web series
In 2016, List co-starred along with Jacob Bertrand in the Disney Channel Original Movie The Swap, appearing as Ellie O'Brien. The premiere averaged over two million viewers, and had a mixed reception. In the same year, she appeared as Laina Michaels in the YouTube Premium film The Thinning, starring alongside Logan Paul and Lia Marie Johnson. In 2017, List appeared in the teen comedy film The Outcasts as Mackenzie Smith. Production had initially began in 2014 under its original title The Outskirts, and was not released until three years later. It was originally released direct-to-video, but was eventually picked up for a theatrical release. The film was commercially unsuccessful. In 2018, it was announced that List would leave Bunk'd, and depart from her work on Disney Channel entirely. When she still worked with the network, she was an active member of the Disney Channel Circle of Stars.
List reprised her role as Laina Michaels in The Thinning: New World Order, the sequel to The Thinning, which was released in 2018. In the same year, she starred alongside Asa Butterfield in the romantic drama film Then Came You as Ashley. List was soon cast in the main role of Olivia Richmond in the first season of the supernatural web series Light as a Feather, which was released through Hulu in October 2018. Also in 2018, she made her singing debut with the single "Liar Liar". In 2019, List voiced Barbara Gordon / Batgirl in the direct-to-video superhero film Batman: Hush. In the same year, she was cast in the recurring role of Tory in the YouTube Premium action series Cobra Kai, which she played throughout the second and third seasons. In 2020, List appeared in the musical film Valley Girl, a remake of the 1983 film, and also had a role in the Netflix comedy film Hubie Halloween. She is starring in the upcoming drama film Paper Spiders opposite Stefania LaVie Owen and Lili Taylor.
List shares the same name with a fellow actress, Peyton List, who was born in 1986. The younger List was interviewed by Access Hollywood, saying she uses Peyton R. List to avoid confusion. Union SAG-AFTRA's policy avoids living actors with the same name; this instance went unnoticed. They appeared in the same scene — when the older List starred on As the World Turns as Lucy Montgomery. Years later, the younger List cited confusion when they stayed at the same hotel — they received daily call sheets and voicemails for each other. IndieWire noted the confusion appeared on the website Wikipedia, where both actresses's articles started out with exactly the same introduction text of: "Peyton List is an American actress and model."
|2004||Spider-Man 2||Little girl playing on steps||Uncredited|
|2008||27 Dresses||Young Jane Nichols|
|2009||Confessions of a Shopaholic||Shoestore girl #2|
|2010||The Sorcerer's Apprentice||Young Becky|
|2011||Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules||Holly Hills|
|2011||Something Borrowed||Young Darcy Rhone|
|2012||The Trouble with Cali||Young Cali Bluejones|
|2012||Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days||Holly Hills||Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast|
|2015||The Seventh Dwarf||Princess Rose||Voice role; English-language dub|
|2016||The Thinning||Laina Michaels|||
|2017||The Outcasts||Mackenzie||Originally titled The Outskirts; scheduled for a 2015 release, but held until 2017|
|2018||Anthem of a Teenage Prophet||Faith|||
|2018||Then Came You||Ashley|
|2018||The Thinning: New World Order||Laina Michaels|
|2019||Batman: Hush||Barbara Gordon / Batgirl||Voice role|
|2020||Swimming for Gold||Claire Carpenter|||
|2002||As the World Turns||Little girl in diner||Season 47, episode 143; uncredited|
|2004||All My Children||Bess||Season 35, episode 229|
|2005||Late Show with David Letterman||Young tourist at the Paul Shaffer hotel||Season 12, episode 194|
|2007||Saturday Night Live||Little girl||Episode: "LeBron James/Kanye West"; uncredited|
|2008||Cashmere Mafia||Sasha Burden||4 episodes|
|2008||Wonder Pets||Piglet #1 / chick #1||Voice role; episode: "Kalamazoo"|
|2008||Late Show with David Letterman||Von Trapp kid||Season 15, episode 73; uncredited|
|2009||Gossip Girl||Little girl #1||Episode: "Enough About Eve"|
|2010||Secrets in the Walls||Molly Easton||Television film|
|2011||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Young Larissa Welsh||Episode: "Possessed"|
|2011–2015||Jessie||Emma Ross||Main role|
|2012||The Dog Who Saved the Holidays||Eve||Voice role; television film|
|2012||Austin & Ally||Emma Ross||Episode: "Austin & Jessie & Ally All Star New Year"|
|2013||A Sister's Nightmare||Emily Ryder||Television film|
|2013–2014||Pass the Plate||Herself||Co-host; seasons 3–4|
|2014||I Didn't Do It||Sherri||Episode: "Dance Fever"|
|2014||Ultimate Spider-Man||Emma Ross||Voice role; episode: "Halloween Night at the Museum"|
|2015–2018, 2021||Bunk'd||Emma Ross||Main role (seasons 1–3); Special guest (season 5); Director: "Game of Totems"|
|2015||K.C. Undercover||Emma||Episode: "All Howl's Eve"|
|2016||The Swap||Ellie O'Brien||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2018||Happy Together||Sierra||Episode: Pilot|
|2018–2019||Light as a Feather||Olivia Richmond||Main role (season 1), Guest (season 2)|
|2019||Project Runway All Stars||Herself (Guest Judge)||Season 7, Episode 5|
|2019–present||Cobra Kai||Tory Nichols||Recurring role (season 2–3)|
|2020||Group Chat||Herself||Episode: "Slime Into Your DMs"|
|2020||Robot Chicken||Sabrina Spellman (voice)||Episode: "Endgame"|
|2020||Nickelodeon's Unfiltered||Herself||Episode: "Cactus Pop Tarts!"|
|2018||"Only You"||Cheat Codes and Little Mix|
Awards and nominations
|2013||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast||Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days||Won|||
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