This third season of Hannah Montana
is bound to surprise fans once again, as actor Cody Linley
confessed that he will be back for another appearance on the show. Playing the character Jake Ryan has brought him a lot of attention, and even a spot on Dancing with the Stars
' seventh season. Now that he got that out of the way, he admits that he is looking to focus on his other projects these days.
On an interview with Twist magazine, Linley admitted that he already shot the scenes for Hannah Montana
while competing on the reality dance series. According to him, the episode in which he'll reprise his Jake Ryan persona is “awesome,” and even has a shocking twist.
Many audiences will remember Jake Ryan as Miley's friend, then boyfriend, and back to friend again. He was the one she revealed her pop star identity to, while Jake tells her that his real name is Leslie. Things didn't quite work out between them with the media interfering with their relationship, but they managed to stay close. With Linley being back, some interesting developments might surface in Hannah Montana
's third season.
Despite gaining fame in the Disney Channel series, Linley has dabbled in other projects as well. Like his co-star, he has worked in the music industry. As he revealed in his interview, “There's a lot lined up for me in the future, so keep your eyes open and look out for Mr. Linley.” He went on to say that he's been writing a lot of songs, even playing the guitar more often.
There's also his feature film to look forward to, a horror movie titled Forget Me Not
. He describes the film as “edgy” and something that “opens new doors for [him] as an actor.”
For fans who just can't get enough of Cody Linley, watch the video below.
-Maria Gonzalez, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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