GotCast Signs NBC

Los Angeles-based, the online casting and talent social networking site run by Alec Shankman, reported today that it is powering a talent search for NBC's 'Stand Up For Diversity' initiative. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. GotCast said the talent search will focus on finding comedians of diverse backgrounds. GotCast has an online site which helps in casting actors and other talent, and was co-founded by Wil Schroter.