American actor Peyton Roi List was born in Florida, USA. She began as a child model appearing in advertisements for American Girl dolls and Justice clothing. Her acting debut was playing a young Katherine Heigl in "27 Dresses" (2008). In 2011 she was cast as Holly Hills in "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules" and reprised the role in "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days" (2012). She then joined the cast of "Jessie" (Disney Channel, 2011-15) in what became her most popular role at the time. As a member of the Disney Channel Circle of Stars, she received several roles in Disney media such as in the film "The Swap" (2016). List portrayed Tory in "Cobra Kai" (Netflix, 2018-), starting in the second season. In 2023, Peyton List was cast as the lead character in "School Spirits" (Paramount+, 2023-).