Can the furry blue sugar fiend resist those cookies? Step forward Gandalf …

It’s been a busy time for the Cookie Monster: a duet with smooth singing Michael Buble and now a lesson from Sir Ian McKellen.


The topic? Well, how to control your cookie craving obviously – and there’s even a "precious" golden ring in the explanation. Genius.


Now, dear readers, we wouldn’t want to spoil things for you but it’s safe to say the cookie doesn’t fare too well.


If you were wondering whether The Lord Of The Rings actor could get any cooler than he already is, the answer is in the video above.


Me want cookie!