Desperate Housewives, Lost and 24 are among the list of nominees at this year's (06) 46th annual Monte Carlo Television Festival awards in Monaco.

Six Feet Under, ENTOURAGE and Arrested Development will also compete at the annual event after they were chosen by the Producer's Guild of America (PGA), to compete with shows from other countries, with the winner selected by an international panel of judges including actors, producers and directors.

The festival will run from 26 June to 1 July (06), with the Golden Nymph Awards taking place on the last day.