Peyton List plays 16-year-old 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, in the Disney Channel comedy series "Jessie."
List can be seen in the upcoming feature "The Outskirts," scheduled to premiere in 2015. Additionally, she starred as Holly Hills in "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days." Additional feature film credits include "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules," Disney’s "The Sorcerer’s Apprentice," opposite Nicolas Cage, "Remember Me," opposite Robert Pattinson and Chris Cooper, and "27 Dresses," opposite Katherine Heigl. She also starred opposite her twin brother, Spencer List, in the indie thriller "Bereavement."
Her small screen credits include Lifetime's original movie "Secrets in the Walls," as well as guest starring roles on "Gossip Girl," "Saturday Night Live" "Law & Order: SVU" and "Cashmere Mafia."
Born April 6, 1998, List enjoys seeing Broadway shows, reading, dancing and directing home movies with her friends. She is actively involved with "Girls on the Run," which inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
List resides in Los Angeles with her family and two dogs, Windsor and Gatsby.