The new version of the song "The Best of Both Worlds" was performed at the Season 3 concert, and clips of that were added to the theme song as well.The creators' names appear in the second to last clip.A new version of the switch from Miley to Hannah is featured in the middle of the theme song and the second scene where cut, which is same as season 1 & 2 as Miley admires a hug between her and her dad in a clip of Hannah Montana.
Hayley Chase, Romi Dames, David Koechner, and Cody Linley all reprised their roles as Joannie, Traci Van Horn, Uncle Earl, and Jake Ryan in at least one episode.Recurring character from the second season Mikayla, played by Selena Gomez did not make an appearance in any episode of this season.Also, Roxy Roker, played by Frances Callier, was omitted despite an episode in season 2 emphasizing her importance to Miley/Hannah after working for the president and a major part in the season 2 finale, "We're All on This Date Together".The third season of American Disney Channel teen sitcom Hannah Montana aired from November 2, 2008 until March 14, 2010.Filming for the season started a day after the 2008 Teen Choice Awards on August 5, 2008.
Season 3 of Hannah Montana focuses more on how the characters grow up than the previous seasons. Different from the previous two seasons, she has shorter hair and an untraditional style which includes a lot of zebra print and unique boots.
Also, Oliver and Lilly start dating starting from the episode "What I Don't Like About You". At the end of the season the Stewarts and Lilly move from Malibu while Oliver prepares to go on tour with a band.
This is the last season to be broadcast in Standard Definition.
For season three, the opening credits changed dramatically.
The names appear on a scrolling marquee as you would see on a theater.
The sequence then changes to full-screen episode clips, in which both season 2 and season 3 episodes clips are included.