|Full Name||Peyton Roi List|
|Age||25 years old|
|Birthday||April 6, 1998|
|Born||Florida, United States|
|Siblings||Spencer List (twin brother), Brittany List (older sister)|
|Net Worth||$7 million|
Peyton List first stole my heart when she appeared on Disney Channel‘s Jessie back in 2011. Since then, I‘ve been a devoted fan following her impressive career. From her early acting roles to her current status as a leading lady, Peyton has proven herself to be one of the most talented and charismatic performers of her generation. Allow me to give you an in-depth introduction to the incredible Peyton List!
Her Road to Fame Began Early
Peyton‘s passion for performing started at a very young age. Born in Florida in 1998, she began working as a child model alongside her twin brother Spencer when they were just babies! By age four, Peyton had already appeared in a whopping 400 commercials showcasing her photogenic charm.
Her first major acting role came at age eight when she landed a small part in the Anne Hathaway film 27 Dresses. This kicked off an accelerating acting career for young Peyton. In 2011 at age 13, she scored her big break playing Emma Ross on the Disney Channel hit series Jessie. As one of Disney‘s most popular shows, this role quickly catapulted Peyton to stardom and led to more starring Disney roles.
"I‘ve always known I wanted to perform. Getting cast on Jessie and seeing my name in the opening credits was an absolute dream come true." – Peyton List
Becoming a Disney Channel Star
For any millennial, Disney Channel was likely a big part of their childhood. And for four seasons from 2011 to 2015, Peyton List was the Disney Channel! Starring in Jessie as the stylish and somewhat spoiled oldest Ross child, shedisplayed flawless comedic timing and instant chemistry with her cast. Those years were truly Peyton‘s golden age of innocence.
Some of her best Jessie moments include:
- Performing original songs like "Face to Face" and "One and the Same"
- Her epic style and sassy one-liners as Emma Ross
- Heartfelt storylines as she matured throughout the seasons
Peyton reprised her fan favorite role of Emma for the Jessie spinoff Bunk‘d in 2018. She was the undeniable breakout star of the show and became a role model to girls everywhere.
Peyton List headshot from her Disney Channel days
Transition into Movie and TV Stardom
As she entered her late teens, Peyton began taking on more mature roles to showcase her talents beyond Disney. In 2016, she starred as Raimy Sullivan in the drama series Frequency for The CW network. This role highlighted her dramatic and emotional acting chops.
She also appeared in movies like:
- Anthem of a Teenage Prophet (2018)
- The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)
- Then Came You (2019)
One of her standout roles was playing the antagonist Tory Nichols in the Netflix smash hit Cobra Kai. Peyton demonstrated her versatility by portraying a complex character fans loved to hate!
Most recently, Peyton achieved leading lady status as the star of Netflix‘s 2022 fantasy epic The Witcher: Blood Origin. At just 24 years old, the future looks extremely bright for Peyton List‘s career in film and television. She has easily made the transition from child star to mature actress.
Why Peyton List is So Adored
After following her closely for so many years, I‘ve come to admire Peyton for so many reasons. Here‘s what makes her so beloved by adoring fans like me:
- Her talent – first and foremost, Peyton is respected for her obvious natural acting talent and charisma on screen. She makes every character feel human and nuanced.
- Her personality – Peyton is funny, down-to-earth, and refreshingly real in interviews. She doesn‘t take herself too seriously and comes across as kindhearted and humble.
- Her advocacy – Peyton uses her platform to support causes like animal welfare, mental health awareness, and protecting endangered wildlife. She has a true passion for making a difference.
- Her trendsetting style – from her fashionable Disney days to edgy modern looks, Peyton always serves up inspiration. She takes risks and pulls off any outfit with confidence.
- Her resilience – like most child stars, Peyton has faced challenges growing up in the spotlight. But she handles pressure with grace and continues to thrive. Her strength is admirable.
In short, Peyton is the whole package – talented, kind, stylish, and strong. She represents the best of her generation and I‘m excited to continue supporting her career!
5 Fun Facts All Peyton List Fans Should Know
- She played a young version of Reese Witherspoon‘s character in the 2008 rom-com Four Christmases.
- Peyton is the first actress to be a "Disney Channel Triple Threat" – she‘s acted, sang, and danced in Disney Channel shows and movies.
- She is a lifelong animal lover and has foster rescued dogs. Peyton has worked with organizations like the Humane Society to help animals in need.
- As a talented photographer, Peyton hopes to publish a book of all the photos she‘s taken through the years.
- She has a quirky hobby of collecting vintage film cameras. Peyton especially loves Polaroids.
The Future Looks Bright for Peyton List!
There‘s no limit to how far Peyton can go in Hollywood with her special star power and work ethic. Coming off her recent success in The Witcher: Blood Origin, she has even more ambitious projects in the works. I‘m most excited to see her alongside Glenn Close and Mila Kunis in the upcoming drama Four Good Days.
As both a devoted fan from day one and an impartial observer within the industry, I believe Peyton List has all the makings of an A-list Hollywood actress. She has the acting chops to take on any role and the resilience to handle stardom with grace. I can‘t wait to continue following her soaring career and see all that she accomplishes!