Ayla Kell is an American actress best known for her starring role as Payson Keeler on the television drama series Make It or Break It, from 2009-2012.
Kell began her acting career at the tender age of four, when she made her professional stage debut in the Los Angeles Opera production of Madame Butterfly.
She has appeared in dozens of commercials and has guest starred on Weeds, Malcolm in the Middle, Without a Trace and CSI: Miami. She also played the young Barbara Mandrell in the TV movie The Barbara Mandrell Story.
Her feature film work includes The Omega Code, Rebound, and What Just Happened.
Kell began seriously studying ballet at a young age and danced with American Ballet Theater at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood as Greta in The Nutcracker.
She completed 15 years of Royal Academy of Dance ballet training at the Los Angeles Ballet Academy and competed in the finals at the Youth America Grand Prix in New York City and was a featured dancer at Valentino's International Carousel in Tokyo, Japan.