|Real Name:||Peyton Roi List|
|Birthday:||April 6, 1998|
|Net Worth:||$7 million|
|Occupation:||American Actress, Model|
Watch Disney channel for a day or two, and you will see Peyton List. The young actress is in almost every show on the channel. Since her breakout role in Jessie, Peyton dominates the Disney channel.
Born in 1998, Peyton is an American actress and model. She started her career as a child model for tween magazines and companies. In 2008, at just 10 years old, she made her debut in the 27 Dresses movie. Peyton then played Holly Hills in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid.
In 2011, she started in the Jessie series, playing the eldest of four siblings. Portraying Emma Ross lifted her up in the ranks. She then portrayed the role in the spinoff series Bunk’d from 2015 to 2018. She is one of the most famous and successful child stars at the moment. So, Peyton List’s fortune is over $7 million.
Career Ups and Downs
As we said before, Peyton started her career as a child model. In 2009, she appeared on the cover of American Girl’s back to school issue. In 2011, she modeled for Justice Magazine. In her early years, she appeared in more than four hundred advertisements in various formats.
When she was young, she made a switch to acting. Her first appearance was in As the World Turns in 2002. She was just four years old, and her role did not get credited. But in 2004, she appeared in All My Children television show. Another uncredited role is the cameo appearance in the Spider-Man 2 movie.
In 2010, Peyton got a few small parts, including Samantha in Remember Me, young Becky in The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, and Wendy Miller in Bereavement.
Her career took a turn toward success in 2011. The previous year she signed a deal with Disney. And now, she appeared in the comedy movie Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules. The movie performed well at the box office, and she reprised her role in the sequel.
The same year, Disney cast her as Emma Ross, a role in the television series Jessie. The show ran for four seasons and then got a spinoff from 2015 to 2018. These were the roles propelling Peyton to stardom.
During her television work, List also continued working in movies as well. She appeared in The Trouble with Cali drama. She then hosted the Disney Channel program Pass the Plate, a segment with a focus on healthy eating.
In 2016, List got the main female role in Disney’s original movie, The Swap. The premiere averaged more than two million viewers. In the same year, the appeared in the YouTube premium movie, The Thinning.
In 2018, List announced she will leave Disney channel. She was an active member of the Disney Channel Circle of Stars. But she turned 20 years, and it was time to move on from Disney.
Peyton appeared in the sequel to The Thinning in 2018. And she also starred in the romantic drama movie Then Came You. By the end of the year, she got the main role in the first season of the supernatural web series Light as a Feather. The show got released through Hulu.
In 2018, Peyton made her singing debut with her single “Liar Liar”. The next year, she started voicing characters. Her first role was Barbara Gordon/Batgirl in the superhero movie Batman: Hush. In 2019 she continued working with YouTube premium. This time, she got cast as Tory in the action series Cobra Kai.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout her career, Peyton accumulated a few awards. She is one of the more successful child actresses.
Her first award came in 2013. She won a Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast. This was for the Diary of a Wimpy Kid, shared with Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron, Owen Fielding, and more.
In 2018, she won the Best Young Ensemble – Television Series by Young Entertainer Awards. Again, she shared the award with Karan Bar, Skai Jackson, and Miranda May.
And in 2016, she got a nomination for Best Young Ensemble Cast for Descendants by Young Entertainer Awards. She did not win it.
Net Worth and Income Sources
Peyton appeared in more than four hundred commercial advertisements. That is a lot of money. And while at Disney, she was a member of the Disney Channel Circle of Stars. As one of the more successful stars at Disney, List earned a lot of money.
In fact, some sources claim she earned more than $1.1 million per year. As an actress, she has credits for 52 movies and TV shows.
Finally, she is an award-winning actress, with a Young Artist Award and Young Entertainer Awards. Peyton List’s wealth is over $7 million.
Are there 2 Peyton List Actresses?
Peyton List shares the same name with a fellow actress. Her name is also Peyton List, born in 1986. The two even appeared in the same scene on As the World Turns. The older List played Lucy Montgomery.
The two even stayed at the same hotel. This is when confusion appeared. The two actresses received daily call sheets and voicemails for each other.
This is why the younger Peyton uses the name Peyton R List to avoid confusion. That is short from her full name Peyton Roi List.
Peyton is a 22 years old American actress. She has a twin brother, Spencer, and a younger brother, Phoenix. She dated Cameron Monaghan from 2018 to 2019. Peyton is now single.
The young actress has two pet dogs, Windsor and Gatsby. And she has a rabbit, Claude.