Television Academy Honors Seven Shows for Their Social Impact

The Television Academy announced this year's honorees for the Seventh Annual Television Academy Honors. These series use the medium of television to bring awareness to important social issues.

The honorees this year include "Comedy Warriors: Healing Through Humor," "The Big C: hereafter," "The Fosters," "Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God," "Mom," "Screw You Cancer" and "Vice."

The Television Academy Honors recipients will be officially presented and celebrated on Sunday, June 1 at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills. The event will be hosted by actress Dana Delany.

"Extra" has a sneak peek of Dana talking about one of the honorees, "Comedy Warriors: Healing Through Humor."