Peyton Alex Smith

All American: Homecoming star Peyton Alex Smith on exploring his character's relationship to baseball

When Peyton Alex Smith started working on the backdoor pilot of All American: Homecoming, he hadn't been on a pitcher's mound in nearly two decades. "That was my first time holding a baseball in like, 17 years," he tells EW ahead of the series premiere on Feb. 21. Between shooting that All American episode and the Homecoming premiere, he trained to make sure he looked like he knew what he was doing — a necessity as one half of the central duo on the spinoff.
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Why Did Peyton Alex Smith Leave Legacies? What’s Going On With Rafael And Could He Ever Return?

Legacies has had a pretty big season dealing with school budget woes and monsters alike. A lot of development for the show’s mainstay characters has also taken place in Season 3 and there are still a few episodes to go. However, a major twist occurred a few weeks ago when it looked as if Peyton Alex Smith was leaving the show. Spoilers to follow, obviously.

All American Spinoff Adds Legacies' Peyton Alex Smith, 5 Others to Cast

He may no longer be enrolled at the Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted, but Peyton Alex Smith is staying put at The CW, joining the cast of the upcoming All American spinoff All American: Homecoming, our sister site Deadline reports. As previously reported, All American: Homecoming follows Simone...

‘All American: Homecoming’: Peyton Alex Smith & Cory Hardrict Among Six Cast In the CW’s Planted Spinoff

The CW has set the cast for its All American planted spinoff headlined by Geffri Maya reprising her All American role as Simone Hicks. Joining her are Peyton Alex Smith, Cory Hadrict, Kelly Jenrette, Sylverser Powell, Netta Walker and Camille Hyde. The backdoor pilot will air as an episode in the current season of All American which, after eight telecasts, is up double digits is all key demos and is The CW’s most streamed series since its season three premiere.

Legacies season 3: Where is Rafael? Is Peyton Alex Smith leaving?

Where is Rafael on Legacies season 3? Is Peyton Alex Smith leaving the show? There’s a chance that you find yourself asking both of these questions tonight. The show is staging the big, elaborate Salvatore origin-story musical, which is really a tribute to The Vampire Diaries and The Originals. Rafael is nowhere to be seen.