21-year-old media darling is known for her portrayal as Emma Ross on the fan favourite Disney's Jessie, and made a name for herself on the network's long-running series. Following four seasons and due to the amazing response to her wildly popular character, Disney created a spinoff series based around her JESSIE character, titled, BUNK’D, which List wrapped production on in 2018 in order to pivot her career to more adult screen work and music.
Along with her final season of BUNK’D, in 2018 she filmed three features: Departures, opposite Asa Butterfield, Maisie Williams, and Nina Dobrev, Anthem, and Valley Girl remake for MGM, opposite Josh Whitehouse, Jessica Rothe, Chloe Bennet, and Mae Whitman.
In her earlier years, List appeared in the films - 27 Dresses and Remember Me, and the two instalments of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid franchise.
Peyton also wrapped season 3 of YouTube's hit show Cobra Kai, the Karate Kid spin-off series, returning as the hit character 'Tory' who received unanimous praise from leading industry outlets.
Outside of her on-screen work, Peyton is a recording artist and pop phenomenon, garnering applause and high volume streams, from fans and music critics alike. She released her first music single titled, "Liar Liar," followed by another single release titled, “Dance Till We Die” which was featured in the indie drama film Anthem of a Teenage Prophet. The track is performed by List who is the film’s lead. This past summer List released another single titled “Don’t Cry,” an electro-pop anthem for healing heartbreak, with a debut music video, which Billboard released exclusively.