Peyton List was born on 8 August 1986 in Baltimore (Maryland, USA). She grew up with her older sister Bretagne, who works as a model in Germany and her parents Sherri and Doug. Peyton studied at the “School of American Ballet” in New York City and also played there on stage.
She began her career as a model and actress at the age of eight. Since then, she had several model jobs for “Dooney & Bourke” as well as “Clean & Clear”. Peyton is also one of the New York “Ford” models. She was on the title page of the Girl’s Life magazine more than anyone else and was also a cover model for magazines like “Your PROM” (2002) and “Bridal Guide” (2004).
In addition to her modeling career, she worked hard on her acting and on December 14, 2001, she landed her first role as “Lucy Montgomery” in CBS ‘DailySoap “As the World Turns” (1956). She played her role for four years and left the show with the end of her contract to focus on larger projects. Peyton landed as “Law & Order” (1990), “Sex and the City” (1998) and “Smallville” (2001).