GotCast: 30,000 Registrations For The Tester

Los Angeles-based GotCast, the online casting website run by Alec Shankman, reported this week that it had nearly 30,000 people register for the online casting of Sony PlayStation's "The Tester" series. The producers of the series, 51 Minds, was looking for a gamer to be a participant in the series, which awards a contract to work for Sony Computer Entertainment America's Quality Assurance team. No details of the financials behind the interactive casting contest have been disclosed. GotCast allows producers and studios to find talent via the Internet.