Coronation Street, The Apprentice, Outnumbered, Skins, Wallander and the X Factor will go head to head for the only award chosen by the public at the TV Baftas.

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts outlined the shortlist of nominated shows for the Philips Audience Award for the Best Programme of 2008.

The prize is open to all genres and is the only Bafta voted for by the public. A panel of TV experts compiled the shortlist which includes light entertainment, situation comedy, soap and drama.

Members of the public can cast their votes until 6pm on Saturday, April 25. Voting methods include going online to www.bafta.org/philipsaudienceaward.

The Baftas will take place in London on Sunday, April 26.

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