Peyton Roi List was born on April 6, 1998 in Florida, but later on she moved to New York. She is an American actress and model. List is best known for playing Emma Ross on the Disney Channel comedy series Jessie and for playing Holly Hills in Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series. As of 2015 she is reprising her role playing Emma Ross on the Jessie spin off series Bunk'd.
Her other feature credits include Fox 2000's 27 Dresses (2008) and Summit's Remember Me (2010). List has an array of television credits with pivotal roles in Cashmere Mafia (2008), A Sister's Nightmare (2013), Gossip Girl (2007) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).
List has been a 2011 model for Justice Magazine. She has also appeared on the cover of the American Girl's 2009 Back to School issue. Peyton is hard at work writing songs for her debut album and devotes her spare time to Girls On the Run, a youth development program for young women.